A loan of $2,650 helped a member to purchase fertilizers, pesticides, and seeds, and to cover their operational costs for paddy cultivation.


Radhakrushna Self Help Group's story

Laxmipriya is a 26-year-old woman married to a worker of Chandikhole village in Odisha, India. The couple has three children who are in school. Laxmipriya lives with her children and, together with her husband, takes care of all the household expenses. In order to help with all the family expenses, Laxmipriya has been involved in doing paddy cultivation and selling it to the distributors for the past four years. She supplies her paddy and rice to the rice dealers in the nearby market. In order to strengthen the business and respond to client demand, Laxmipriya, together with the group Radhakrushna SHG, is requesting a loan from Peoples Forum for purchasing fertilizers, pesticides, and seeds, and to cover the operational costs. Their goal is to increase their business activity.

In this group: Laxmipriya, Kunalata, Kamalini, Ketaki, Urmila, Tunulata, Malati, Minati, Jyochhnamayee, Pramila, Nayani, Kamala
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